Multiple Environmental Services for a Facility in Bronx, New York

Walden provided a multi-task professional engineering and professional geology service to a Bronx facility operating multiple boilers to generate heat and steam for residential consumers. Initially, Walden’s assistance to the client was related to obtaining all necessary air permits due to a mandatory NYC DEP requirement to convert the boiler fuel from #6 fuel oil… Read More

Environmental Health and Safety Services for Skanska AirTrain Construction at JFK Airport, New York

Walden was retained to develop a 29 CFR 1910.120 HAZWOPER Health and Safety Plan for site construction activities at JFK Airport for the construction of the Skanska AirTrain.  In addition, Walden prepared an Excess Material Disposal Plan (EMDP) to manage excavation spoils associated with the AirTrain construction project; the spoils were contaminated with jet fuel.  The EMDP included pre-construction… Read More

Sea Wall Reconstruction at LGA Tank Farm Marina Loading Dock, Queens, New York

Walden was retained as a Health and Safety consultant on this project at New York’s LaGuardia Airport.   The seawall contractor found free product jet fuel in test pits dug on the land side of the sea wall and submitted a costly change order.  Walden was brought on board to help the design/construction management firm come up with a better solution.  The… Read More

Municipal Health and Safety Services, Long Island, NY

Walden prepared a 29 CFR 1910.120 Health and Safety Plan, a 29 CFR 1910.134 Confined Space Plan, and a 29 CFR 1910.1030 Bloodborne Pathogen Protection Plan for municipal employees of a large township on Long Island. In order for Walden to understand the operations that went on within the Township, Walden went on site tours,… Read More

Indoor Air Quality Assessment, Nassau County, NY

Walden provides health and safety as well as environmental consulting services to a local Housing Authority on an ongoing basis. This public housing authority operates 14 complexes for senior citizens and low-income residents.  In February 2020, a resident of one of the complexes issued a complaint stating that mold was growing in the apartment and… Read More

Power Generating Station Construction Health and Safety Oversight

Walden managed the construction oversight during Con Edison’s removal and replacement of outfall piping that passed through this power generating company’s property. Walden was retained by our client, the power generating company facility owner, to guarantee that the work was completed without damaging their property.  In addition, Walden was also responsible for ensuring that the… Read More

COVID-19 Office Re-Opening Plans, New York State

On March 7, 2020, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo issued Executive Order 202, declaring a state of emergency in New York in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. On March 20, 2020, the State declared that all non-essential workers were to work from home, immediately. As the State and the Country implemented measures aimed at reducing the… Read More